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Bears say they could absorb a risky player

Originally Published: October 7, 2009
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Ironically, the Bears could better handle a Cedric Benson or a Tank Johnson now. They probably could have absorbed Braylon Edwards as well.

Fortunately for them, they no longer need to deal with a brooding running back, a troublesome defensive tackle or a deep threat who frequently drops passes and allegedly punches people and parties too much.

Edwards was jettisoned to the New York Jets Wednesday, giving his new team the apparent big-play receiver ...

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